About the hotel

Situated on the magnificent golden beach of Kololi, the Kairaba Hotel offers a unique atmosphere of relaxation and comfort in which to rest and unwind in complete comfort. The ambiance of Kairaba oozes serenity and tranquillity. Set amongst 40 acres of lush tropical gardens and miles of pristine sandy beaches, this is the perfect location to put the hectic pace of everyday life behind you and enjoy a place of peace and beauty. Everything you touch at Kairaba hotel is of the highest quality, inclusind the hotel rooms which offer an exceptionally high standard of comfort with all rooms overlooking both the ocean and the beautiful natural landscaped gardens surrounding the crystal-clear pools. If you are looking to relax in Gambia, look no further than The Kairaba Hotel.

  • A serene and tranquil ambiance.
  • All rooms boast breathtaking views.
  • The best of both worlds with access to lush tropical gardens and pristine sandy beaches.

At a glance
The Kairaba Hotel location
Adventurous City Beachfront
Family Friendly


  • Signature Kairaba bathroom amenities
  • Complimentary access to the Gym
  • Direct Dial telephone
  • Hairdryer
  • Individual Climate control
  • In-room safe
  • Satellite TV with remote control
  • Non Smoking
  • Personalised wake-up service
  • Room service
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Shower
  • Two sun beds
  • Balcony table and chairs

Standard Room

Standard rooms have an enchanting view of the garden. Each of the 38 rooms comes with two beds, minibar and a balcony or terrace.

Deluxe Rooms

Deluxe Room's Awe-inspiring garden, pool or sea views add drama to this classic environment. Each of the 76 rooms comes with two beds, minibar, single sofa bed

Superior Deluxe

Superior deluxe rooms have connecting doors to the adjoining Deluxe rooms for the comfort and ease of access for those travelling with their families.

Premium Suite

Each of the 20 premium suite s comes with double beds, minibar, trouser press and a single sofa bed.

Garden Suite

The Kairaba Hotel has four of these Garden suites, each boasting two satellite TVs, two air conditioning, tea/coffee making facilities, trouser press, queen bed, safe, separate shower and bath and a hairdryer.

Executive Suite

Executive Suites facilities in both Executive Suites include two satellite TVs, air conditioning, tea/coffee making facilities, trouser press, queen bed, double sofa beds, guest bathroom, separate shower and bath, hairdryer and a spacious business area.

Kairaba Presidential Suite

Kairaba Presidential Suites facilities include air conditioning, two toilets, bath and shower, two satellite TVs, minibar, fax machine, tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryer and trouser press.


Savour local and international dining with the fantastic on-site restaurants at The Kairaba Hotel.


Turn your day poolside into an A-list experience you won't forget by enjoying the exclusive Pool Menu, unlocking access to a range of upgraded amenities in Malimbe Restaurant. Reserve your ultimate poolside experience and enjoy access to a personal host and upscale amenities. When privacy and service are paramount, the exclusivity of Malimbe Restaurant is the choice for your day by the pool. Enjoy exclusive amenities and personal service


Sample the Gambia's finest culinary secrets in Africana Restaurant. Discover the genuine warmth of The Gambia with an exciting and tempting menu incorporating fresh local ingredients for an eclectic array of delightful dishes.


The walls feature dynamic and inspirational artwork to add to your dining experience. Shikra is a spacious and well-designed restaurant offering a comfortable and relaxing dining experience. Enjoy a relaxing aperitif before being shown to your table, where you will agree that the service from the highly trained and typically dressed waiters and waitresses is truly magnificent.


Take a seat and the experts will serve you freshly prepared coffee or tea while you help yourself to a fantastic international buffet with a choice of hot and cold food and a selection of freshly baked bread. The Kingfisher restaurant is mainly opened for the breakfast buffet. There are live egg cooking stations. The restaurant has a fully air conditioned non-smoking dining room inside and a large outdoor terrace overlooking the garden, the pool and the distant ocean.


Find a peaceful corner and enjoy a refreshing drink at one of the on-site bars.

Tropicana Bar

Come along and enjoy a Tropicana-style drink in a relaxing atmosphere with huge flat-screen TVs in Tropicana Bar. After your meal, why not enjoy an after-dinner drink, cognac, whisky or beer.

  • Open: 06:30 - 02:00

Bolong Bar

For the poolside set, Bolong Bar serves up an international selection of drinks throughout the day.

  • Open: 09:00 - 18:00


  • Sun terrace with free sunloungers and parasols
  • Pool and beach towels provided
  • Library
  • Internet café
  • Wi-Fi (selected areas)

Sports & Activities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Ice cream parlour
  • Lobby bar
  • Birdwatching
  • Volleyball
  • Lawn croquet
  • Garden chess
  • Aerobics
  • Gym
  • Wellness centre offering massages and beauty treatments
  • Table tennis
  • Darts
  • Billiards

Kairaba Spa

The Kairaba is home to the Kairaba Spa, Wellness and Health Club. A space to relax, restore the senses, find your balance, unwind and re-discover a new you. The healing Touch of the health attendants will restore balance with relaxing scents, inspiring melodies and invigorating massages to slow the breathing, calm the mind and create a perfect moment of peace.

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